Public Sector Partner Manager

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Box is the world’s leading Content Cloud. We are trusted by more than 115K organizations around the world today, including nearly 70% of the Fortune 500 and leaders across deeply regulated industries (such as AstraZeneca, JLL, and Nationwide), to protect their data, fuel collaboration, and power critical workflows with secure, enterprise AI.

By joining Box, you will have the unique opportunity to continue driving our platform forward. Content powers how we work. It’s the billions of files and information flowing across teams, departments, and key business processes every single day: contracts, invoices, employee records, financials, product specs, marketing assets, and more. Our mission is to bring intelligence to the world of content management and empower our customers to completely transform workflows across their organizations. With the combination of AI and enterprise content, the opportunity has never been greater to transform how the world works together and at Box you will be on the front lines of this massive shift.

Founded in 2005, Box is headquartered in Redwood City, CA, and we have offices across the United States, Europe, and Asia.


We are seeking an experienced Public Sector Partner Manager to join our Partner Sales Team within Box’s Go-To Market Organization. This role is ideal for a strategic leader with a solid track record in the public sector and expertise in Nearbound GTM strategies.

You will play a pivotal role in developing and strengthening relationships with key Regional System Integrators (SIs) focused on city, county, and state business across North America. By devising and executing innovative go-to-market strategies, you will drive significant revenue growth and uphold Box’s position as a leader in cloud content management for the public sector.


  • State and Local Government Focused Strategic Partner Management: Develop and implement comprehensive partner management and growth strategies focused on State and Local government customers and partners. This involves identifying vertical growth opportunities, with new and existing managed partners, conducting strategic business and account reviews, and optimizing partner performance across your portfolio.

  • Sales Leadership and Business Development: Manage the entire pursuit and sales cycle with partners, from pipeline development to deal closure across dozens of partners. This includes detailed sales forecasting, driving joint solutions and sales initiatives, and surpassing pipeline and revenue growth targets.

  • Cross-Functional Teamwork: Collaborate closely with internal teams such as Public Sector leadership, solutions engineering, Box Consulting, marketing, product managers, and customer success. You will ensure that partner activities align with Box’s strategic goals, enhancing the overall efficiency and effectiveness of our ecosystem.

  • Product and Government Vertical Expertise: Act as a thought leader, providing insights to partners and Box teams on trends and priorities for local government. Stay ahead of industry and market trends, contribute to product and solution development to support partners, and position Box as a leader in digital transformation solutions for with Box’s Partners


  • Proven GTM and Partner Management Experience: At least 5 years of experience in partner solutions and sales or channel management within the public sector, ideally in a SaaS environment. Your experience should include managing large-scale partnerships, successful solution selling, and a demonstrable track record of exceeding business goals personally and with your partners.

  • Expert in Nearbound GTM Tactics: You are adept at implementing Nearbound GTM strategies, focusing on building trust and collaboration within the partner ecosystem. Your approach is centered around identifying overlapping accounts with partners, leveraging shared data, and utilizing the collective trust in your network. This proficiency will be key in driving more efficient and effective partner engagements, leading to accelerated deal closures and enhanced partner relationships.

  • SaaS and Public Sector Expertise: A deep understanding of the SaaS industry, its challenges, and opportunities. Familiarity with the nuances of cloud content management and digital transformation tailored for the public sector.

  • Exceptional Communication Skills: Strong negotiation and persuasion skills, coupled with the ability to clearly communicate complex technical concepts to diverse audiences in presentations and executive discussions.

  • Adaptability and High Energy: You thrive in a fast-paced and evolving environment, adapting to changing market conditions and innovations like Box AI

  • Technical Acumen: Strong technical knowledge, preferably with a good understanding of Box’s product suite and platform, enabling you to effectively align partner solutions with customer needs.

In this role, you will not only help Box win with partners but also create immense value for our customers, helping our partners grow their Box business and develop innovative solutions.

Box lives its values, with community and in-person collaboration being a core part of our culture. Boxers are expected to work from their assigned office a minimum of 2 days per week, with a focus on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Your Recruiter will share more about how we work and company culture during the hiring process.

Head-over-heels about this role — but not sure you meet all the requirements? Apply anyway! Studies have shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At Box, we take a big-picture approach to hiring that fosters authenticity, diversity, and inclusion. If you're passionate about this opportunity, chances are, you shine pretty bright.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, and any other protected ground of discrimination under applicable human rights legislation.Box strives to respect the dignity and ‎‎independence of people with disabilities and is committed to giving them the same ‎‎opportunity to succeed as all other employees. Inclusiveness is core to our culture at Box, and we strive to ensure you get the most from your interview experience.

Box makes reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities. If a reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, please complete this form Reasonable accommodations may include scheduling adjustments, document dictation and beyond.

Notice to applicants in Los Angeles:  Box, Inc and its related branches will consider for employment, qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chair Ordinance.  The Fair Chance Ordinance is provided here. 

Notice to applicants in San Francisco:  Box, Inc and its related branches will consider for employment, qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chair Ordinance.  The Fair Chance Ordinance is provided here. 

For details on how we protect your information when you apply, please see our Personnel Privacy Notice. If you are a California-resident, please read our California Applicant & Candidate Privacy Notice here.

Box is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. Actual base salary (or OTE if commissionable role) is dependent upon factors such as: knowledge, skill level, experience, and work location. This role is also eligible for equity and benefits. For more information on benefits, check out our healthcare benefits and additional Box Benefits + Perks.

In accordance with OFCCP compliance, here is the Pay Transparency Provision. 

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What are Box Perks + Benefits

Box Benefits Overview

Not only are we driving success as a cloud content management platform, to having the most talented group of 10x-ing, GSD-ing, fun-loving Boxers, we also provide the BEST benefits and perks!

Whether you're looking for traditional benefits or fun perks - Box has you covered!

* Comprehensive healthcare benefits
* Award-winning mental health, wellbeing and family support programs
* Cutting-edge behavioral health services
* Paid maternity and paternity leave
* Award-winning fertility and family forming benefits
* Equity award and an excellent Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)
* Generous time off including holidays, 5 fresh air Friday's/Mental Health Monday's, your birthday and 3 days for volunteer time!
* 4 week, 100% paid Sabatical program for Boxers with 7+ years at Box!

Beyond Healthcare
* Career Development
* Employee Resource Communities
* Fun @ Box: Happy hours, interest groups, sporting events, races and more
* Meals & Snacks: daily meal stipends while in the office and stocked micro kitchens to keep you energized
* Commuter Benefits for parking and mass transit
* Gym Membership/wellness reimbursement and incentives: Activity, nutrition & health is a priority!
* Monthly phone bill reimbursement
* Employee Assistance - support and guidance for life challenges

Volunteer in local community
Over 75% of Boxers engage in social impact --volunteering with a cause they care about. With 3 days of VTO provided to our Boxers, we’ve tracked 6,687 volunteering hours across the company last year
Partners with nonprofits
Through we've provided over $40M to nonprofits through grants, donations, and product discounts
Open door policy
OKR operational model
Team based strategic planning
Open office floor plan
Employee resource groups
Employee-led culture committees
Day off for your birthday
Quarterly engagement surveys
Hybrid work model
Employee awards
Flexible work schedule
Remote work program
As the world continues to evolve, Box believes in a hybrid model of work. Boxers are powering how the world works together, both in office, from home, and/or remotely.
Dedicated diversity and inclusion staff
Highly diverse management team
Mandated unconscious bias training
During Learnfest, Box offers "Overcoming Bias" training where Boxers will engage in candid peer conversations about biases, how they impact our community at Box, and what we can do to counteract them.
Diversity employee resource groups
Box has 10 Employee Resource Communities (ERCs). ERCs are employee-led affinity communities that play a vital role in supporting a culture where everyone feels a sense of belonging!
Hiring practices that promote diversity
Our hiring process is focused on bringing in a diverse slate of talent. We engage with strategic partners for sourcing, train our hiring managers through recruiting guides and courses to mitigate bias
Diversity recruitment program
Health Insurance + Wellness
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Box offers health care, dependent care and transportation flexible spending accounts. Boxers can set aside pre-tax dollars to pay for health care, child care and transportation expenses.
Disability insurance
Box provides employer paid short- and long-term disability coverage.
Dental insurance
Box offers a PPO dental plan. The plan covers preventative visits at 100%. Coverage toward basic and major services, as well as ortho.
Vision insurance
Box offers VSP vision plan with competitive coverage for exams, glasses, contacts.
Health insurance
Box pays 85% of premiums for all medical plans and 100% for preventative care. Various medical plans to choose from through Collective Health. Box contributes to an HSA.
Life insurance
Box offers an employer paid life insurance policy that amounts to 2x the employee's annual salary.
Wellness programs
Box offers a variety of activity, nutrition, and health challenges throughout the year.
Team workouts
Mental health benefits
Box offers employee assistance programs to provide support and guidance for their employee's during life challenges.
Transgender health care benefits
Financial & Retirement
Box offers a 401k Retirement Plan (Roth and Pre-Tax options available).
Company equity
Employee stock purchase plan
Boxers have the opportunity to purchase Box stock at 15% discount and 24-month look-back period
Performance bonus
Pay transparency
Child Care & Parental Leave
Generous parental leave
Here at Box, we care about the well-being of families. From paid parental leave and fertility and family forming benefits, Box provides an all-inclusive support system for working families.
Family medical leave
Adoption Assistance
Fertility benefits
Vacation + Time Off
Unlimited vacation policy
Generous PTO
To ensure Boxers can 10x both inside and outside of work, Box offers market-leading flexible time off and holidays (yes, that includes birthdays!) so Boxers can recharge when they need it.
Paid volunteer time
Box is a place where community comes first. Boxers are encouraged to give back with paid Volunteer Time Off (VTO) up to 3 days annually.
Paid holidays
As well as your birthday!
Paid sick days
Bereavement leave benefits
Company-wide vacation
Office Perks
Commuter benefits
Boxers can set aside pre-tax dollars for parking and mass transit through our pre-tax commuter programs.
Company-sponsored outings
Free daily meals
Free snacks and drinks
Some meals provided
Company-sponsored happy hours
Onsite office parking
Recreational clubs
Fitness stipend
Box offers $55 per month toward fitness memberships or classes. We also offer discounts at local health clubs and studios.
Mother's room
Professional Development
Job training & conferences
Box provides numerous training opportunities for all Boxers including LearnFest, our global learning conference
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Continuing education available during work hours
Boxers have the opportunity to attend LearnFest, our global learning conference, where all Boxers have dedicated time to take online and live trainings related to personal and professional development
Customized development tracks
Personal development training

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